Wear Orange June 4-6 to advocate for a future free from gun violence

Pax Christi USA is an endorser of National Gun Violence Awareness Day, June 4th and we are encouraging our members, friends and partners to "wear orange" this weekend to honor survivors of gun violence and raise awareness. Johnny Zokovitch, Executive Director of Pax Christi USA, serves on the Interfaith Advisory Council for Everytown for Gun … Continue reading Wear Orange June 4-6 to advocate for a future free from gun violence

We need more than ‘thoughts and prayers’; we need gun background checks

by Johnny Zokovitchin National Catholic Reporter NOTE: This op-ed was written prior to the events in Atlanta this week. While the coronavirus pandemic continues to dominate our nation's health and political news, we need to be looking ahead at some of the issues that have affected our society for decades, such as gun violence. Since … Continue reading We need more than ‘thoughts and prayers’; we need gun background checks